A Wish List for Water Collaboration with the Biden‒Harris Administration Lori Pottinger January 6 2021 Cooperation between California and the federal government was at a low ebb over the past four years. A diverse group of experts discusses top water priorities for collaboration between the state and the new administration.
Paying for Forest Health Projects Henry McCann September 29 2020 State and federal leaders have agreed to vastly expand vegetation management in California’s forests to reduce wildfire risk. Is it enough to keep pace?
How California’s Wildfires Are Changing Henry McCann September 21 2020 This year’s fire season has already set records in number of acres burned, with months left to go. We asked fire scientist Crystal Kolden of UC Merced how California’s “firescape” is changing, and what can be done about it.
Grappling with the Statewide “Wildfire Siege” Henry McCann August 20 2020 California is in the midst of a statewide wildfire siege that is severely challenging fire suppression. How prepared are we?
Commentary: Improving Forest Health Can Build Jobs, Economies in Rural California Henry McCann, Van Butsic July 6 2020 Putting Californians to work improving the health of the state’s headwater forests would boost economic recovery and reduce wildfire risk.